Translation of "prohibit" - English-Spanish dictionary

prohibit

verb uk /prəʊˈhɪb·ɪt/ formal

to say by law that you must not do something

prohibir
Smoking is prohibited on most international flights.

(Translation of “prohibit” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

prohibit

verb /prəˈhibit/

to forbid

prohibir
Smoking is prohibited.
prohibition /prəuiˈbiʃən/ noun

the act of prohibiting

prohibición
We demand the prohibition by the government of the sale of this drug.

a rule, law etc forbidding something

prohibición
The headmaster issued a prohibition against bringing knives into school.

(Translation of “prohibit” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)